• Short Summary

    FROM JOHANNESBURG, AN EXAMPLE OF APARTHEID IN THE REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA. WHITE AND BLACK?

  • Description

    1.
    GV.SIGN AT JOHANNESBURG STATION.
    0.03

    2.
    SV. WHITE BOXERS BOARD FIRST-CLASS CARRIAGE.
    0.10

    3.
    CU. BAGGAGE TILT UP TO BOXERS.
    0.16

    4.
    SV. SOUTH AFRICAN AMATEUR BOXING OFFICIALS.
    0.21

    5.
    SCU. DITTO.
    0.23

    6.
    SV. PAN..AFRICAN BOXER ARRIVES.
    0.27

    7.
    SV. AFRICAN BOXERS TALK WITH BOXING OFFICIALS.
    0.31

    8.
    SCU.PAN UP..BOXERS.
    0.36

    9.
    SV.LOADING LUGGAGE THROUGH WINDOWS INTO SECOND-CLASS COMPARTMENT.
    0.46

    10.
    SV.AFRICAN BOXERS CLIMB INTO SECOND-CLASS COMPARTMENT.
    0.53

    11.
    CU.SIGN ON SIDE OF CARRIAGE "SECOND CLASS RESERVE".
    0.53

    12.
    GV. BOXERS ON TRAIN.
    0.57

    13.
    SCU.PAN..AFRICAN BOXERS.
    1.02

    14.
    SV.TRAIN LEAVES.
    1.05

    15.
    SV. AFRICAN BOXERS WAVES FROM CARRIAGE.
    1.09



    Initials JRG/S/MGT/IRMD/JRG/S/MGT/FG/ID



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: FROM JOHANNESBURG, AN EXAMPLE OF APARTHEID IN THE REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA. WHITE AND BLACK BOXERS ENTRAINED NOV 29 FOR THEIR FIGHT MEETING IN BULAWAYO, RHODESIA, SET FOR DEC 1 AND 2; THEY BOARDED THE SAME TRAIN IN SEPARATE GROUPS FOR THE 500-MILE JOURNEY TO MEET AGAIN ONLY OUTSIDE THE UNION, AS BOXING BETWEEN WHITE AND BLACK IS PROHIBITED ON THE SOIL OF THE REPUBLIC.

    THE WHITE BOXERS TRAVELLED IN FIRST-CLASS COMPARTMENTS, THE BLACK BOXERS TRAVELLED IN SECOND-CLASS COMPARTMENTS, ON EXPENSES PAID BY SOUTH AFRICAN AMATEUR BOXING AUTHORITIES.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABN9Q6Y9X6TB530EMWXZAEA3MK
    Media URN:
    VLVABN9Q6Y9X6TB530EMWXZAEA3MK
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/12/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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